Terry Walling and Brad Sprague's resource is focused on helping leaders move toward convergence by clarifying their ultimate contribution to the Kingdom of God. Leaders learn what they should not do, in order to do what they must do.
This tape explains the purpose of the Natural Church Development process.The research results confirm what many leaders have know intuitively - that healthy churches are growing churches, making better disciples in loving obedience to Christ.
This video is used to look at sexual harassment in the church. It is a training video to ensure safety and hospitality in the churches.
Part three of this series looks at understanding the qualifications for a group leader and why it is important for the group leader to stick to a tight agenda in the first six weeks.
Part four of this series helps leaders to understand the four stages in the normal lifecycle of a group. Releasing a group and allowing it to give birth to new groups is essential.
Helps leaders teach, inspire and example deeper prayer life for the entire congregation through worship, study, ministry teams and individual devotion.
Using ideas and examples from congregations with active prayer ministries, leaders will be inspired to develop deeper prayer practices in:
prayer ministry team
worship prayer activities
planning ideas for Sunday School or small groups for...
This seminar with Brad Smith and Don Simmons will explore how to create an environment and mindset in your church that turns ministry into a team effort.
Features two DVDs containing hours of presentations and personal stories and a CD filled with a wealth of materials designed to get church members talking. Use as overview or in-depth.
The tape shows a brief history and overview of United Methodist Women and their work. This video was created to celebrate the 135th anniversary of United Methodist Women.
The Church Planners Toolkit guides you through the process of starting a church that will thrive. The kit is complete with 12 DVDs, detailed checklists and action planning worksheets.
This video was developed to assist individual Christians and congregations understand the current movement among the nine
participating churches to respond faithfully to Jesus' prayer in the Gospel of John, "that they may all be one."
A comprehensive guide for multiplying new congregations.
Ken Sande from Peacemaker Ministries hosts this broadcast to help church leaders deal with conflict. Sande promotes equipping leaders to be effective conflict managers and developing a culture of peacemaking in each church.
This video was developed with the direction of the 2000 General Conference. At the May 2, 2002 meeting of the Council of Bishops they met with an expert in conflict mediation to facilitate the design team and the dialogue process.
This video sends fresh winds blowing through churches and the communities they serve. Cooperative styles of ministry are the catalyst to help congregations rethink their ministries to the people beyond their doors.
Herb Miller hosts this video which discusses reasons why people remain active in churches and why others become inactive. There are eight stages of withdrawal from active to inactive status. Guidelines are given to contact inactives.
Tape two of Faith Quest challenges particiants to explore the ways they lead and live within the Christian community.
Designed to be used over seventeen sessions, the video reinforces the concepts and introduced in tape 1.
Offers leaders a comprehensive but flexible way to create a congregation-wide focus. Includes a leader manual and 5 DVDs for leading each of the Five Practices, plus much more.